What is the meaning of the name Yancey?

The name Yancey is primarily a gender-neutral name of American origin that has an unknown or unconfirmed meaning.

Created by F. Scott Fitzgerald for his short story "The Popular Girl" published in 1922. Possibly a play on the word "Yankee," which was a colloquial term for "Northerner" in the U.S. during the Civil War. Yancy Butler, actress.

Different Spellings of the name Yancey:

Yancie, Yancey

People who like the name Yancey also like:

Elliott, Yorick, Royce, Jaheim, Beckham, Radley, Tariq, Yoshe, Evangeline, Yoshi, Kori, Laurel, Yasuko, Daisy

Names like Yancey:

Yanka, Yannis, Yenge, Yohance, Yancy, Yank, Yamka, Yumiko, Yankee, Yngwie, Yeong, Young, Yonca, Yong, Yaymos, Yanis

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